China's trade balance surplus narrowed to $19.09 billion in November compared with $23.99 billion in October, while it narrowed more than the forecasted $24.30 billion. Exports declined 1.2% from a year earlier following a decline by 13.8%, but it was anticipated to gain 1.4%. Imports rose 26.7% from a year earlier, after a decline by -6.4%, while analyst's estimates referred to 22.2%.